Originally Published: July 26, 2018 7:49 p.m.
Mark your calendar for loads of fun at Cordes Lakes Days on Sept. 15.
To get an application to be in the Cordes Days Lake parade, contact Henry Want at 602-703-0789. Applications are also available at the community center. Interested parties can attend the planner’s meeting on Monday, July 30, at 10 a.m. to help with other plans, booth building, kiddie games, etc.
Craft vendors are invited to put up a table at the event for $10. Tables can be a maximum of 6 feet long; vendors must provide their own shade. Contact Heather at 602-349-8854 to reserve your space.
Produce is available at the Cordes Lakes Community Center on Aug. 15 and 23. Sign-ups start at 7 a.m. and doors close at 9 a.m.
General Meeting of the Association will be held Aug. 9 at 7 p.m. Keep informed of what is happening in your community.
Arcosanti will host performances of Hecuba through July 29. All performances are at 7:30 p.m., with admission of $20 or $10 for students. The performances may not be appropriate for younger audiences.
The Mayer Fire Department holds its monthly board meeting on the 3rd Wednesday of the month, Aug. 15, at 5 p.m., at the Fire Station on Highway 69.
U.S. Flag retirement. A bin has been placed at the Mayer St. Vincent de Paul Thrift Store (open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday) for worn U.S. flags. They will be collected by American Legion Post 122 and retired with dignity. If you have a flag ready to be retired, please take it to the Thrift Store.
You can sign up for a text to tell you when to fly your flag at half-staff. The American Legion provides this service. Just text 35893 to sign up. Service is free but data rates may apply.
WEEKLY EVENTS - CORDES LAKES
Bingo is held every Wednesday at 6 p.m. Doors open at 5 p.m. with sandwiches and snacks available.
The Event Planning Committee meets at 10 a.m. every Monday. Meetings are open to everyone to present their ideas and to help with fundraising.
This is also the time to present your fundraising information to be placed on the published Community Events list.
Taco Tuesday at the Center is from 4 to 7 p.m. to either eat there or take-out. Note: Due to a gas leak, Taco Tuesday is closed until further notice.
Story Time at Cordes Lakes Library is at 10:30 a.m. every Saturday. This is followed by a movie.
Young Lives meets at the Cordes Lakes Community Center, 16357 S. Cordes Lakes Drive, at 7 p.m. Mondays.
American Legion meets at 1 p.m. the third Friday of the month at Cordes Lakes Community Center. There are no meetings July and August.
Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts meet at the church at 17330 E. Mule Deer Drive in Spring Valley at 6 p.m. every Wednesday. Scouts learn new skills by earning badges, enjoy camping, hiking, and much more. Contact Garrison Russell at 702-439-7316 for more information or to join.
Big Bug Charity Quilters meet from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. every Monday at the Mayer Senior Center, 10051 Miami. Beading is held at 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Call MOW at 928-632-7511 for more information.
MOPS meets the first and third Fridays at the Mayer Community Church, 10001 Fifth St., Mayer.
Knit & Crochet meets at 9:30 a.m. Thursdays at Flour Stone Bakery in Mayer. This is for everyone, beginners and advanced. Bring your own project and supplies, help is here.
Big Bug Gem & Mineral Club holds its outings on the third Monday of the month with meetings held the following Tuesday at 7 p.m. at various members’ homes. Contact Ken Dunham at 928-899-6810 for more information. Meetings are held at member’s homes and varies by month.
Mayer Fire has its open board meetings at 5 p.m. the third Wednesday of the month at the main location, 11975 S. Highway 69.